Definition for analysis

noun as in examination and determination

noun as in statement of results from examination

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Sediment analyses suggest ancient people reached the lake during a dry stretch when the region’s rivers and lakes were shrinking.

The robot lives inside the silo and dives into its contents when it’s time to offer analysis.

That rate charged is unusually high for a rental home in the area, according to an analysis of local real estate listings.

O’Brien, appearing on CBS’s “Face the Nation” that Sunday, offered a starkly different public analysis than the one he had shared privately with the president just days earlier.

For this analysis, we’ll study the ten highest-market-cap tech companies in the Nasdaq 100.

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Analysis of the 2014 vote showed that Democrats had been hurt by an abrupt drop in Latino turnout.

Once successfully in, I can see my Hash 160 and Taint Analysis, among other things.

Jeff Stier is Director of the Risk Analysis Division, of the National Center for Public Policy Research.

“How the Faithful Voted: 2012 Preliminary Analysis,” at the Pew Forum.

"It could be anything," said Costin Raiu, director of Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team.

Analysis and practice in preparation are the steps over which we must climb to the platform of power.

Recollective Analysis, or Analysis for the purpose of helping to learn by heart, is not an originating or manufacturing process.

It is either thoughtless repetition, or thoughtful Analysis that he must use.

At all events, let him if possible learn each of the three Groups by his own Analysis, looking at my work afterwards.

Now the practice of Interrogative Analysis compels such persons to interrogate—to propose questions—to think.


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On this page you'll find 101 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to analysis, such as: inquiry, investigation, reasoning, scrutiny, search, and study.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.